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Barnhill Arena – Volleyball Game Day

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Barnhill Arena – Volleyball Game Day
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Barnhill Arena is located adjacent to the football stadium. Please drop your athletes off at the South entrance to Barnhill before parking vans or cars. Parking permits are not required after 5 p.m. Monday-Friday or weekends. If you will be in Barnhill during regular business hours, please make arrangements to receive a parking pass from the Arkansas coaching staff as tickets may be issued. Parking can be found south of the arena or in The Pit (the football stadium) north of the arena. Parking is also available at the parking lot west of Barnhill Arena.
Tickets Tickets for the 2009 Arkansas volleyball season are on sale throughout the year. This year, season tickets are available for $50.00 and include admission for one to all regular season events. A volleyball family pack is available for $25.00 for the 20089season. The family pack allows two adults and all children in to matches for the entire season. Single match tickets are available both in advance and at the door. UA students with a valid ID are admitted free to volleyball matches. Please contact the Razorback Ticket Office at 800-982-HOGS or locally at 479-575-5151.
Seating Great seats for home matches in Barnhill Arena are available. Arkansas plays in a 8,500-seat facility with courtside, floor level seating on three sides. North side seating is elevated so fans can sit behind the player benches and see all of the action. Sections L, M and N are reserved for season ticket holders and those seats are chairbacks. Section U on the West side and G and H on the East are floor level chairbacks as well.
Ace T-Shirts Fans watch for the cheerleaders to throw out “Ace” t-shirts when Arkansas serves that perfect serve.
The Voice of Arkansas Volleyball Arkansas volleyball arena announcer John Norwood returns for his ninth year with the Razorback volleyball team in 2009. In addition to the pre-match introductions, Norwood helps educate fans by “calling” the match. He is instrumental in keeping the crowd involved by starting a cheer after each point.
The Arkansas Stat Crew The Arkansas stat crew provides NCAA statistics for coaches, media and fans at all Arkansas volleyball matches. The stat crew veteran is Ben Pinter who joined the volleyball stat crew at the program’s inception in 1994 and has been with us ever since. Pinter is joined by Chad and Jackie Collie, Sherryl Robinson and Mary Lee. The Collies and Robinson are also long-time stat crew members. Keith and Mary Line run the volleyball scoreboard for home meets. Keith is a former Arkansas swimming coach who has stayed involved with many of the Razorback programs. Jerry Hood provides the sound. Hood is a recent but enthusiastic addition. In addition to volleyball, most of the people on the Arkansas volleyball stat crew also work football, men’s and women’s basketball and softball. Our thanks to them for their support at all Razorback events.
Face Painter Kids be sure and look for the face painter in the lobby at most home matches.
Junior Razorbacks Hey young Razorback fans… you can be a part of all Razorback action by being a member of the Junior Razorbacks. Your membership in the Junior Razorbacks includes an official t-shirt, membership card, free admission to several regular season sporting events, an exclusive subscription to the Razorback newsletter, parties and clinics with the Razorbacks, and much more! Make sure to sign up at ArkansasRazorbacks.com or call the Razorback Marketing and Promotions office today.
The Hogwild Band, Cheerleaders & Mascot Kids of all ages will enjoy the Hogwild Band, Arkansas cheerleaders and Big Red mascot at home events. Sign along as the Hogwild Band under the direction of Jeremy Pratchard plays the fight song and other favorites. The Razorback cheerleaders and Big Red, under the direction of Jean Nail and Kraig Jimenez, will be there too!



Sports Category : Volleyball (W)